Since 2005, our all-volunteer nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization has been dedicated to helping men and women affected by cancer and infertility. We are Survivor's Little Helpers.
Stepping Stone Support and the Foundation For Women’s Cancer have partnered to fund research and provide education/information to women who have been diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer and to increase public awareness of gynecologic prevention and early detection. The education mission is a dual mission in that programs are developed for women who have been diagnosed as well as for well women, who will benefit from awareness of early detection and risk factor information. Since 2011, Stepping Stone Support’s Teal Warriors raise funds to participate in the annual Race in Washington, DC while supporting the efforts of the FWC to end women’s cancer through research.
In 2013 Stepping Stone Support sponsored the FWC Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course at NYU Langone Medical Center in NYC. .
Stepping Stone Support has been supporting the Stony Brook Cancer Center and its patients since 2010. Annually, we adopt cancer patients in treatment and their families during the holiday season.
Stepping Stone Support is proud to partner with certified fitness instructors and nutritionists, Stacey Standard and Kimberly Brehm of SimFit, to help survivors after cancer. Together, we hope to empower survivors to create a Healthy and Fit Survivorship! www.SimFit.com
Stepping Stone Support is proud to partner with the National Ovarian Coalition, Long Island Chapter, to help women diagnosed with ovarian cancer and gynecologic cancers. In 2016, the 10th Annual 5K Run/Walk To Break The Silence on Ovarian Cancer will also served as an official Survivor’s Little Helper Collection Site. We will had volunteers on hand to collect new, unwrapped toys to benefit our SLH recipients.
2017, SSS will honor Stefanie Taylor, director of NOCC- LI Chapter, with the Survivor’s Little Helper Community Partner Award
In 2016, SSS partnered with Helping Makes U Happy. Committee Member and Founder, Keith Caputo and Board Member, Cassy Caputo have joined our efforts in bribing joy to SLH recipients.
2017, SSS will honor Keith Caputo and Cassy Caputo with the Survivor’s Little Helper Community Partner Award
SSS is proud to partner with Hurricane Gill & Wings of Manorville, NY and Port Jeff Station, NY. 2016, recipient of the SSS Recognition Award for going above and beyond for families affected by cancer in the community.